Get some Dub love with our free printable VW campervan toasting template

Get some Dub love with our free printable VW campervan toasting template

With Valentine’s Day just round the corner, if you’re planning a romantic campervan weekend, here’s an idea for serving-up a little Dub love for breakfast! After several revisions and a whole loaf of Warburton’s thick sliced bread, we’ve come-up with these (relatively) simple instructions for making VW campervan branded toast. Download our free printable VW [...]

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Campervan facts: The fun and the barely believable! [Infographic]

Still manufactured in Brazil, the iconic VW T2 campervan (or Kombi as it’s also known by) is as popular as ever. Attracting many celebrity owners, over 10 million have been built since its initial design in 1948. Joined end to end, that’s enough to circle the earth! Rent a Camper takes a look at some [...]

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VW Kombi Southern Contingent Summer Picnic – Wiltshire 2012

VW Kombi Southern Contingent Summer Picnic – Wiltshire 2012

Finally!… Some decent weather, and what better way to enjoy the sun that with a group of friends, a picnic, some kites and a load of juggling gear! Six owners met-up at Barbury Castle in Wiltshire to talk Kombi and have some fun in the sun. Barbury Castle is one of several iron age forts [...]

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Campervan names: what’s yours called?

Campervan names: what’s yours called?

For some people, campervan names are irrelevant; it’s just ‘the camper’. For others, it might be ‘the Vee Dub’. But for many more, their campervan has a proper name; mostly printable, usually affectionate and often feminine. What’s in a name? What prompts normally sane, rational people to bestow a name, even a personality, on an [...]

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CamperJam 2012 Photos

CamperJam 2012 Photos

Despite the rain and Glastonbury quantities of mud, 2012 CamperJam was a great success. Lulu joined her Kombi brothers & sisters in the Brazilian VW Bay club area and the inclement weather certainly failed to dampen everyone’s spirits. Well, the Kombi disco, various flavours of vodka, mojito cocktails, cakes, buns and Kitemans flaming balls of [...]

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The 2012 VW Kombi Sleepover

The 2012 VW Kombi Sleepover

The 23rd June saw the largest gathering of Brazilian VW Kombi owners in the UK. Organised by Tim Votier, owner of the definative Brazilian Kombi forum, 37 camper vans descended on Anita’s Caravan Park for a weekend of fun & games. As this was the first Kombi event we’d attended, it was great to meet [...]

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Rent A Camper triumphant at Wootton Bassett Carnival

Rent A Camper triumphant at Wootton Bassett Carnival

The Rent A Camper team were delighted to win their class at the Wootton Bassett Carnival on the 19 May. Sporting a 60′s theme, Lulu the camper van was decked out in custom magnetic daisies, courtesy of ASF Signs. Jon dressed-up as Austin Powers and he was accompanied by four groovielicious ladies: Hannah, Isabella, Erin [...]

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Lulu loves Geocaching

Lulu loves Geocaching

Keep your eyes peeled for Lulu! If you spot her on her travels and you’re into Geocaching, don’t forget to log her Travelbug – you’ll find it on her rear window. Eh? What’s Geocaching? In a nutshell, Geocaching is 21st century treasure hunting with a SatNav device! A Geocache is a small box or container [...]

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VW T2 symbols for TomTom SatNavs

VW T2 symbols for TomTom SatNavs

If you have a TomTom satnav, did you know that most models allow you to change are car symbol it displays? Well, for all retro VW T2 camper fans, we’ve produced a selection of custom car icons for you to use! Once you’ve connected your TomTom to your PC, loading one of our VW car [...]

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Lulu our T2 camper is born

Lulu our T2 camper is born

Here’s Lulu, prior to her conversion to the beautiful babe she is now. At this stage, her interior is being fitted. The units, hob and fridge are in and the double rock ‘n’ roll bed is in the process of being installed. As you can see, she doesn’t have her lovely red coat on yet. [...]

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